By Benjamin Njoku
Sultry actress, Bukky Wright and charismatic impresario, Dayo Adeneye of Prime Time Entertainment have been listed among the resource persons for the maiden edition of a youth empowerment symposium entitled, “You and Your Youth.”
Organized by Key Media, a media and public relations outfit, the two showbiz personalities were said to have been selected for the event based on their immense contributions towards youth development and humanity. The symposium is billed to take place at the prestigious event place, Knot Center, Jibola Lawal close, Yaba, Lagos later this month.
Others speakers penciled down for the event include, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, Mr. Abiodun Onasanya, the CEO of Zenith Global Merchant, Mr. Juwon Lawal, CEO of ABD fuels, Susan Harvey a.k.a. Goldie, popular lawyer Ope Banwo, Chief Mrs. Dame Okoli of Moore Enterprises, ace journalist Afolabi Odeyemi and Human Right Activist, Joe Okei-Odumakin.
Chairman of Suru group of companies, Edward Akinlade, is expected to preside over the event while Mr. Kunle Onime of Marketing and Promotions Concepts (MPC) will moderate.
According to the organizers, the event is aimed at grooming participants with regards to leadership, communication and intellectual skills. It will also enlighten youths on how to get opportunities from the rubble of risk, discover themselves for entrepreneurial role and get exposed to several global opportunities.